Mnuchin Accuses Congress of Trying to ‘Weaponize’ the IRS
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pushed back against Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) over questions concerning the release of President Donald Trump’s tax returns, saying the administration is concerned about “weaponizing” the IRS. Mnuchin says he considers the issue of Congress having access to Trump’s tax returns constitutes a difference of legal opinion. Mnuchin was speaking […]
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Friday that he would not meet a congressional demand for six years of President Donald Trump's tax returns, all but guaranteeing a federal court battle with Congress over the records. Nathan Frandino reports.